The series premiered in
1939. Stopped in 1942 after 21 issues*, but was continued titled
Crime does not Pay.
series contains several independent action stories featuring
different heroic characters. Recurring examples are Captain
Battle, Daredevil (from Daredevil Comics), Mister
Midnite, Silver Streak, The Claw, and The Saint.
Three more issues have been published later on; #22 and #23 in
1946, and #24 in 2009.